Published in AIDS Weekly, September 9th, 1996
The results of a multicenter team of researchers, lead by Dr. Michael Rossmann of Purdue University, are reported in the current issue of Nature Structural Biology (Nat Struc Biol 1996;3:763-770). This information has provided insights that may help in the design of drugs to block the HIV infection process by interfering with the HIV protein envelope.
"Attempts to determine the [capsid protein] structure by X-ray crystallography have been hampered by the inability to obtain diffraction-quality crystals," Rossmann explained. "Both...
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